Caryophyllaceae Arenaria macradenia S. Wats.

Mojave Sandwort

Kawaiisu - Drug, Analgesic

Use documented by:
Zigmond, Maurice L., 1981, Kawaiisu Ethnobotany, Salt Lake City. University of Utah Press, page 12

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Scientific name: Arenaria macradenia S. Wats.
USDA symbol: ARMAM4 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Mojave Sandwort
Family: Caryophyllaceae
Family (APG): Caryophyllaceae
Native American Tribe: Kawaiisu
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Analgesic
Notes: Poultice of broken roots applied to the head for headaches.

RECRD: 81837 id: 4726